Women's Cross Country



Jennifer McEntire
Jennifer McEntire

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fresno, Calif.

High School:
Clovis East High School

Last College:
Fresno City College

Experience:
3L

02/13/2012

Nevada Honored by USTFCCCA

All-Academic Cross Country Team awarded to Nevada

01/17/2012

20 Student-Athletes Named Academic All-WAC

Conference announces honorees for fall sports

Nevada:

(2010-11) Cross Country: Recorded a time of 16:11 to finish 11th overall and second for the Wolf Pack in her first meet at Nevada, the Twilight Meet ... Placed 15th at the Sundodger Invitational (21:53) ... Finished fifth at the Nevada Chase Race (20:43) ... Took 30th at the WAC Championship (18:46). Indoor Track & Field: Made the travel squad for the WAC Championships ... Competed in four meets on the season. Outdoor Track & Field: Ran a personal best and scored team points with an eighth-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (11:11.32), and also placed 21st in the 5,000-meters at the WAC Championships ... Placed fourth in the 1,500-meters at the Bulldog Invitational at Fresno State.

(2009-10) Indoor Track and Field: Took sixth in the 800-meter run at the United Heritage Invitational with a time of 2:21.01 ... Finished 10th in the 800-meter run (2:19.18) at the WAC Indoor Championship ... Ran on Nevada's distance medley relay team. Outdoor Track and Field: Did not compete.


Fresno City College: Attended Fresno City College in Fresno, Calif....ran track and field and cross country and also played soccer...in cross country finished first in the conference in 2007 and third in the conference in 2008...placed sixth in the state in track in the 1500m (2009)...also placed sixth in the state in the 800m in 2008...was awarded the coached award in soccer...served as a team captain in soccer in 2007 and 2008...earned an associated degree...top times include: 1500m (4:48 in 2009) and 800m (2:18 in 2008). High School: Attended Clovis East High School in Clovis, Calif....lettered four years in cross country, four in track and two in soccer...top high school times include: 5K (19:33 in 2003) and 1600m (5:20 in 2004)...holds the team record in the 5K and 1600m...served as a team captain in track and cross country in 2005, 2006 and 2007...named to the all-conference track and cross country teams all four years...named Athlete of the Year at Clovis High School in 2007.

Personal: Majoring in secondary education and wants to be a high school math teacher...was a member of the student council and the principals honor roll in high school...also recruited by Weslyan and Wardolf for soccer, Sacramento State and Fresno Pacific for track and cross country and Missouri Valley and Ottowa for both sports...likes playing wii, video arcade games and riding roller coasters in her spare time...chose Nevada because of the outdoors and it's beautiful...lists making the Final Four in soccer at Fresno City in 2007 as her favorite sports moment...lists Fresno City soccer coach Oliver Germond as her sports hero...has one sibling, Kenny Clowers (24)...daughter of Steve and Rebecca McEntire...born in March of 1989.

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